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Date: Wed, 14 Nov 2001 22:44:30 -0000
From: "Toby Field" <tobynopsamd-1.freeserve.co.uk>
Subject: Re: Purchasing a Saab


It was also Saab, who in 1962, fitted seatbelts as standard in their cars. Toby Field (UK) <davehinznopsamcop.net> wrote in message news:3bf2dc20$0$65162$272ea4a1nopsam.execpc.com... > Just Bob <uctraingnopsamanet.com> pressed random keys until the following was produced: > > On Wed, 14 Nov 2001 18:41:50 -0000, "Toby Field" > > <tobynopsamd-1.freeserve.co.uk> wrote: > > >>That was actually a Saab invention in 1969 to prevent severe knee injuries > >>in accidents. > > > > But, the million dollar question: has anyone ever heard of a knee > > injury from impacting the column mounted key ? I know that I > > haven't. > > I have responded to two car crashes in the last 7 years as an EMT where > patients have specifically suffered knee injuries as a direct result of > impacting keys with their knees, in a frontal crash. > > Neither were wearing a seatbelt, of course... > > Dave Hinz > Firefighter/EMT >

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